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affable
courteous and pleasant
aggrandize
to increase in greaness, power, wealth
amorphous
shapeless, without definite form
aura
that with surrounds; a distinctive air or personal quality
contraband
illegal traffic, smuggled goods
illegal, prohibited
erudite
scholarly, learned, bookish
gossmer
thin, light, delicate
very think cloth
infer
to find out by reasoning
inscrutable
incapable of being understood, impossible to see through physically
insular
relating to, characteristic of, or sitated on an island, narrow or isolated in outlook or experience
irrevocable
incapable of being changed or called back
propensity
natural inclination
querulous
peevish, complaining, fretful
remonstrate
to argue or plead with someone against something, protest against
repudiate
disown, reject, deny the validity of
resilient
able to return to original shape or form
reverberate
to re-echo, resound, to reflect or be reflected
scurrilous
coarsely abusive, vulgar or low, foul mouthed
sedulous
persistaent, showing industry and determination
sleazy
thin or flimsy in texture, cheap, shoddy or inferior to